Pongal festival witnessed tipplers across the State flocking to the thousands of government-owned liquor outlets, pushing sales to nearly Rs 416 crore. Of this, Rs 147 crore sales was done on 13 January on Boghi and Rs 269 crore was done on 14 January during Pongal. Continue Reading
Arignar Anna Zoological Park management has said that special arrangements have been made for the visitors to view the new born animals in a special exclusive large LED display exclusively arranged on Kannum Pongal day.
Today’s children may not understand when elders speak about how a milkman on a cycle would deliver cow’s pure milk in a steel vessel to their houses everyday without fail.
With Maatu Pongal being celebrated today, where cows are decorated and worshiped, News Today throws light on a man who is on a mission to preserve and love cows.
Seeking greener pastures, many would have migrated to metros like Chennai. But when it comes to festivals and traditional practices, our native places stand apart. With Pongal festival beginning tomorrow, few Chennaiites shared how the festival is celebrated in their home towns.
If you are not going to native place for Pongal, don’t worry. Head to Sivan Park, K K Nagar, where the festival will be celebrated in a grand manner that too in village style.
Soaring onion prices have left everyone fuming from Kashmir to Kanyakumari. Onion prices have touched an all-time high in Chennai with one kilogram of the vegetable being sold for Rs 150 at the Koyambedu wholesale market. And, what is more shocking is one kilogram of small onions is priced up to Rs 180. Continue Reading
Music composer Anirudh Ravichander, who is celebrating his 29th birthday today, took to Twitter to reveal the release date of Rajinikanth’s Darbar’s motion poster. Continue Reading
The Elephant, pardon, Election Commission seems serious about its stupidity. Its diktat to cover all the elephant and Mayawati statues is not to deceive constipated crows but to prevent UP voters from being deceived by political eagles, it appears. This no doubt is an operation that makes even Maya’s maniacal mega schemes seem mere maya in comparison. Continue Reading